Jan. 1, 2014

USAID has announced that the Sustainable Engineering Lab has been awarded a two-year, $1.1M innovation grant to establish three smart solar irrigation pilot projects in the Millennium Village of Potou, a rural area in northern Senegal.

Dec. 12, 2013

USAID and four of its partners named two innovative organizations the top winners of their global challenge to design clean energy solutions that have the potential to transform the way farmers in the developing world feed their countries.

Dec. 12, 2013

Would improving diesel technology have more immediate environmental impacts than introducing solar “smart irrigation”? The question was posed during a high-level panel discussion at the event announcing the winners of the Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development.